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Future uncertain for Jonathan Schoop after struggles following trade to Brewers

1 hour 14 min ago
He remains under the Brewers’ control through next season, but there’s no guarantee they tender him a contract considering what he might get in arbitration after making $8.5 million this year.

Spring in Brevin Pritzl's step noticeable at Wisconsin men's basketball Red-White scrimmage

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 9:00pm
As the University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team went through pregame warmups prior to the Red-White scrimmage Sunday, Brevin Pritzl decided to turn the layup line into a dunking exhibition.

No letdown as Wisconsin volleyball team sweeps Iowa

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 8:00pm
Sydney Hilley’s message to her University of Wisconsin volleyball teammates was simple and direct. And effective.

Career 'Pathways' program allows students to ask questions of local professionals

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 7:49pm
About a dozen community members took part in "Food Matters," which allowed La Follette ninth graders to ask questions in informal, small groups in the school library.

High-speed internet for low-income households price tag roughly $170 million

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 6:57pm
Madison's Digital Technology Committee is recommending that a broad fiber-to-premises plan provided by a consultant not be pursued at this time and that the city explore smaller, more targeted approaches.

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Young people, the GOP is scared of you

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 6:15pm
A word for young people, people of color and, in particular, young people of color:

As Donald Trump disparages immigrants, farmers build bridges

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 6:00pm
Program connects Midwest farmers with Mexican workers, who one farmer describes as "the leaders of their communities."

Scott Walker confronts dire political outlook

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 5:15pm
Ominous polls have the Republican governor in trouble, and he's sounding the alarm to supporters.

SOS: Eight months, multiple promises, SOS and — hopefully — an end to bogus bill

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 4:00pm
With any luck, SOS has finally put an end to the madness.

Draining, drying out and repairing flood-damaged microcars a macro job

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 4:00pm
Chris Beebe, a skilled mechanic with decades of experience, is being tested with the 28 cars and motorcycles from the Midwest Microcar Museum in Mazomanie damaged in the August flood.

Just Ask Us: How did El Nino get its name?

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 3:00pm
El Nino, which is Spanish for little boy, was named centuries ago by South American fishermen who would notice the temperatures around Christmas.

Theobald, Colleen Burns

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 2:30pm
MOUNT HOREB - Colleen Burns Theobald, age 53, passed away at home on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018.

Graber, Nancy L.

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 2:30pm
MINERAL POINT - Nancy L. Graber, age 85, of Mineral Point, passed away on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, at Upland Hills Nursing & Rehab Center in Dodgeville. She was born on March 1, 1933, at St. Joseph's Hospital in Dodgeville.…

Breunig, Edwin M.

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 2:30pm
SAUK CITY - Edwin M. Breunig, age 93, of Sauk City, passed away peacefully on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. He was born on Aug. 19, 1925, to Conrad and Marcella (Pulvermacher) Breunig.

Deering, Robert J. "Badger Bob"

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 2:30pm
MADISON - Robert J. "Badger Bob" Deering, age 90, of Madison, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018 at Agrace HospiceCare. He was born in Madison on Sept. 28, 1928, to Carl and Marvel (Ring) Deering. Bob graduated from Central…

Badgers running back Taiwan Deal breaks out with 100-yard performance in Wisconsin's win over Illinois

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 2:00pm
Deal rushed for 111 yards and two touchdowns on 12 carries Saturday.

Badgers move up three spots to No. 20 in AP poll

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 1:15pm
The Badgers defeated Illinois, 49-20, on Saturday.

A lifetime of apples

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 8:15am
EDGERTON — If you’re wondering about the difference between a Wolf River apple and an American Blush, just ask Dan Bussey.

Candidate Q&A: 51st Assembly District

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 8:00am
A repeat of the 2016 51st Assembly race pits incumbent Todd Novak, who is seeking a third term, against Jeff Wright, the assistant superintendent for the Sauk Prairie School District.

Candidate Q&A: Attorney general

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 7:30am
Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel, a Republican, is being challenged by political newcomer Josh Kaul, a Democrat, in his bid for another four-year term. The general election is on Nov. 6. (I) indicates incumbent.

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